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Assistant/Associate Professor of Administration of Justice - Department of History and Political Science

The Department of History and Political Science at Mississippi College is seeking applications for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor in Administration of Justice, beginning in the Fall 2024 semester. A Ph.D. in Criminal Justice, Homeland Security, or a related field is required; Strong preference for degree in hand. The successful candidate will direct the Administration of Justice program, which contains both undergraduate and graduate tracks in Administration of Justice, Homeland Security, and Loss Prevention in both in-person and online formats.

Faculty responsibilities include a teaching load of four courses per semester, student advising, curriculum and program development, participation in departmental, college, and university governance structures, and active involvement in scholarly activities. The director of the Administration of Justice program will also recruit adjunct instructors with relevant field experience and facilitate internships for students.

Please complete the faculty application and send it accompanied by a letter of application, CV, and three letters of reference electronically to Dr. Patrick Connelly, Chair, Department of History and Political Science, at or PO Box 4006, Clinton, MS 39058. Review of applications will begin on February 1, 2024 and continue until the position is filled. The Mississippi College faculty application can be found by clicking on the link below.

Additional materials may be requested after initial screening, and shortlisted candidates will be invited to interview.

Mississippi College is a private liberal arts university that seeks to be recognized for academic excellence and commitment to the cause of Christ. We seek faculty and staff who are committed to this mission.